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Atiku criticises Buhari’s campaign strategy
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Atiku criticises Buhari’s campaign strategy

[FILE PHOTO] Atiku Abubakar of PDP Atiku Abubakar’s Presidential campaign Organisation, has described President Muhammed Buhari’s re-election campaign strategy as “very vague on policy and very big on promises”. “Our attention has been drawn to the launch of the so-called ‘next level’ campaign initiated today by the Buhari campaign,”Segun Sowunmi, […]

2019: Matters arising as Ndigbo decides on Atiku/Obi
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2019: Matters arising as Ndigbo decides on Atiku/Obi

Professor Ben Nwabueze, Atiku others out of a meeting in Enugu. Photo/Twitter/atiku The last time there was a gathering of the magnitude that held in Enugu last Wednesday was probably on February 3, 2015, when the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo called a meeting to endorse the presidential aspiration […]

9th Assembly: Colour and character of next Senate
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9th Assembly: Colour and character of next Senate

Ahmed Yerima Like the previous assemblies before it, the 8th Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, now in its twilight, has its distinct characteristics that manifest in its quality of debate, personal attributes of members, general delivery of mandate and the corporate perception by the generality of Nigerians. Birthed […]

Senate uncovers fresh $1.151b illegal withdrawals from NLNG
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Senate uncovers fresh $1.151b illegal withdrawals from NLNG

Senate President Bukola Saraki PHOTO: TWITTER/ NIGERIAN SENATE The Senate yesterday said it again uncovered illegal multiple withdrawals of $1.151 billion from the dividends accounts of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) by the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). This is apart from the $1.05 billion NNPC Group Managing Director […]

Atiku insists search was a planned intimidation tactic
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Atiku insists search was a planned intimidation tactic

[FILE PHOTO] Atiku Abubakar of PDP The Atiku Presidential Campaign Organization, APCO, said the “invasion” of the presidential hopeful, Atiku Abubakar’s plane, was a ‘premeditated intimidation tactic’. In a statement by APCO on Monday, it said the ruling All Progressives Congress had earlier accused Abubakar of having strategy meetings for […]

2019: Rep dismisses Kanu’s call for election boycott in South-East
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2019: Rep dismisses Kanu’s call for election boycott in South-East

[FILE PHOTO] IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu Rep Anayo Nnebe (PDP-Anambra), has dismissed the call by leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, on the people of the South East to boycott the 2019 general elections. Nnebe, who represents Awka North/South Constituency in the House of Representatives, […]

PDP, others kick as ‘security agents storm Atiku’s plane’
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PDP, others kick as ‘security agents storm Atiku’s plane’

Atiku Abubakar of PDP • Buhari didn’t order operation, says presidency source • No one is above the law, aviation minister insists Security operatives allegedly swooped on a private jet conveying the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abubakar Atiku yesterday. The aircraft, which touched down at Nnamdi […]

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Atiku Abubakar says he was searched at Abuja airport

Former Nigerian vice president and the presidential candidate of the opposition People’s Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar said he and his staff were intimidated “by agents of the state” after arriving at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja. “I arrived to Abuja this morning to a search by agents of the state, […]

2019: Opposition insists government using SIPs to induce votes
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2019: Opposition insists government using SIPs to induce votes

Cross-section of traders waiting to be captured at the flag-off of TraderMoni empowerment programme at Ojuwoye market, Mushin, Lagos. Recently… PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN • We Don’t Demand PVC Numbers – Uwais • Call For Stoppage An Attack On Poor People • Request For PVC Details Criminal, Scandalous – Obadaiah • It’s […]

PDP charges INTERPOL, NIA to track down Oshiomhole
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PDP charges INTERPOL, NIA to track down Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, APC leader • Okechukwu restates call for chairman’s resignation • Amosun denies petitioning DSS on bribery allegation • Court hears suit challenging Katsina APC primaries, Dec 5 • Reps probe ‘collusion between political parties, INEC The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged the International Police (INTERPOL) and […]

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PDP accuses Buhari of shielding Oshiomhole from being prosecuted

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has accused Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari of shielding the chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole from being prosecuted over allegations of corruption. Oshiomhole was reportedly interrogated for nine hours by the Department of State Service (DSS) after he was accused of […]

PDP tasks governmet on alleged N378b NLNG scandal
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PDP tasks governmet on alleged N378b NLNG scandal

Uche Secondus PDP chairman. Photo: Twitter/UcheSecondus S’Sudan woos Nigerian energy investors The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to clear the air on the N378 billion Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) proceeds allegedly diverted as oil subsidies. It therefore urged the […]

Be ready to accept defeat, PDP tells Buhari
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Be ready to accept defeat, PDP tells Buhari

PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and ruling All Progressives Congress not to contest the outcome of the forthcoming 2019 Presidential election if its candidate, Atiku Abubakar wins. “The party invites all Nigerians and the international community to note this […]

Atiku free to apply for US visa, says Gbenga Daniel
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Atiku free to apply for US visa, says Gbenga Daniel

[FILE PHOTO] Former Anambra State governor Peter Obi, former Nigerian vice president and the presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar and the director-general of his campaign organisation and former governor of Ogun State Gbenga Daniel on Friday, October 12, 2018. PHOTO: ATIKU CAMPAIGN ORGANISATION Director General […]